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Grants Process

Following is overview information on how the Commission’s grants programs operate, the criteria used by the agency in reviewing grants, and the four program areas and their goals.

The Mississippi Arts Commission's grant cycles are closed at this time. Refer to the schedule below for annual grant opportunities.



Fall - open in October; deadline first Monday in November

Spring - open in May; deadline first Monday in June.


All other grant opportunities open in February; deadline first Monday in March.